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Getting Away To Mohonk Mountain House

Your guide to experiencing this lodge near New Paltz, New York as a relaxing weekend getaway. Located 90 miles north of New York City on 2,200 acres of the Shawangunk Mountains, and open throughout the year, the venerable Mohonk Mountain House (800/772-6646) hosts generations of returning guests. Victorian furnished lounges with worn...

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10 Best Family Destinations For Snowsports

In a new family vacation planning guidebook, the FTF community selects their 10 favorite snowsports destinations for a family vacation.In the winter and spring, family ski trips can be a fun and adventurous way to bring the whole clan together.  Many resorts now provide family-friendly services and offer activities for all ages, both on and off the slopes.  In “

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Four Seasons With The Family In Lake Placid, New York

Family Travel Forum reviews the summer and winter activities, as well as the best in local lodging and dining, at Lake Placid in upstate New York.The city of Lake Placid is the most developed population center in Adirondack Park, a six-million-acre wilderness reserve sanctioned by New York State in 1892 to protect more land than Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon...

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Star Trekking: John Travolta’s Newborn is Already Flying the Skies

Two-month-old Benjamin Travolta is already logging hours towards his pilot’s license.  Following in father’s, John Travolta (now age 56) footsteps, newborn Benjamin is flying the friendly skies.   An avid pilot who flies regularly for Qantas Airways, Travolta, as reported by People Magazine, took little Ben...

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It’s One Happy World at the Disney Dream Christening

Doing things better than most, the Disney company today launched their newest ship, Disney Dream. With a cast of dozens representing Disney characters from their greatest hits -, Aladdin, Nemo, Buzz Lightyear, Belle, Cinderella and more -, the christening show hit touch points with everyone in the audience. And Disney knows that its audience is more diverse than ever. It's unusual...

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Spain Attractions For Kids

Get off the well-trod tourist path and experience the Barcelona, Madrid and Valencia that local Spanish families see; with discounts for kids and grandparents.Spain is bursting at the seams with delicious food, mid-day siestas and notorious late-night partying. For a multi-generational family vacation, however, you might be in search of a little more than the world’s best paella...

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Seen And Not Heard In London’s Parliament

Put your pounds away! FTF's cheapskate "Free Travel Fun" columnist explains how to get into one of London's most intriguing institutions.They must bow to an imaginary altar. They cannot cross the red lines painted on the floor. They may, however, drink alcohol at any time. And they frequently abandon their good manners in favor of shouting insults. Where in London could your...

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St. Croix Of The U.S. Virgin Islands

From snorkeling to city life, the island of St. Croix in the US Virgin Islands is an easy trip for American families seeking warm weather and something different. St. Croix is the perfect destination for a tropical family vacation--and it's only a few hours from home. U.S. citizens don't even need a passport to visit the capital Christiansted, snorkel off the North Coast, wander old plantations,...

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Carnival Cruises’ Fun Ship Family Programs

Taking a cruise with your family is a great way for everyone to spend time together and also to enjoy individual interests, or so I discovered on my family's recent multigenerational Carnival cruise.For Thanksgiving, I took a four-night

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Custom Itinerary – Driving Toddlers Around Texas

Q. Nate C. of Longview, Texas asks for fresh vacation ideas for a 4-day Texas getaway over Christmas for his wife, baby and toddler.A. Thanks for your request for help on your upcoming trip around Texas.  As you know, it's such a big state that 4 days is not a lot of time to see much.  And...

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